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    The Ship Inn & Hotel

    West Stour, Gillingham SP8 5RP, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good23%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the pub” (10 reviews)
    “great food” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
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    The Crown Inn
    132 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Sturminster Newton
     
    Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel
    391 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
     
    The Grosvenor Arms
    397 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
     
    Hunters Lodge Inn
    444 reviews
    #1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Wincanton
     
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    1 - 5 of 111 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Made reservation by phone and explained to Gavin that we needed a table for eight He rearranged an area which was a little private for us . All of the staff were very friendly and attentive even though it was very busy. The food was...More

    Thank Nuala P
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Stayed overnight on the way down to Cornwall. What a find. Room was fine, food was excellent and the staff were outstanding. In the morning there was a great choice for breakfast. Its right on the A30 which was convenient. Our room was facing the...More

    Thank mwl24
    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    A Fathers weekend treat visit with my wife and daughter proved to be as good as on previous visits. The greeting, staff attention and food quality does not fail to satisfy. The menu contains dishes created with thought and attention to detail. Daughter has to...More

    Thank Phillip P
    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    Spent 2 nights here to attend a friend's wedding. The staff couldn't have been more friendly and helpful. The nicest surprise, however, was the food. Very high standard. We had our granddaughter with us and found the hotel to be very family friendly. The setting...More

    Thank widdgrim2
    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    Having had a busy week, this is my go to place for food. We never remember to book, but they always seem to manage to squeeze us in. Its very busy, I would say get yourself organised and book. The seafood platter is divine. But...More

    Thank abendigolove
    The Crown Inn
    132 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Sturminster Newton
     
    Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel
    391 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
     
    The Grosvenor Arms
    397 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
     
    Hunters Lodge Inn
    444 reviews
    #1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Wincanton
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Dorset >
    • Gillingham
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    Traveller (11)
    Dining (9)
    Room & Suite (4)
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    Room Tips
    "We were in Room 5. Directly over the bar with a beautiful view."
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    "You can ask for a larger bed if that's important to you."
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    "We didn't stay, we just went for dinner"
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    "Although on A30 no traffic noise due to the secondary glazing. old building the floor were quirky but added..."
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